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Contract sinking in a sea of mistakes

Contract sinking in a sea of mistakes Northern Territory News By EXCLUSIVE IAN McPHEDRAN 29 June 2015 A $630 MILLION patrol boat maintenance contract between Defence and British-based Serco could be torn up due to underperformance by Serco subsidiary DMS … Continue reading

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Justice system in meltdown

Justice system in meltdown Jun 2015 Monday 29th posted by Conrad Landin in Britain Experts warn of prison privateers tightening grip NOTORIOUS privateers are “running rings round the government,” Britain’s leading criminal justice campaigner has warned following revelations that G4S … Continue reading

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Government still paying G4S and Serco millions for tagging despite ban

Government still paying G4S and Serco millions for tagging despite ban Two firms which faced criminal investigations over alleged overcharging received £13.2m between them after losing contract, analysis shows Electronic monitoring tags are used to enforce curfews on more than … Continue reading

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Gurkhas: London pageant marks 200th anniversary

Gurkhas: London pageant marks 200th anniversary 9 June 2015 From the section UK Media captionPeter Hunt reports from the event which marked 200 years of Gurkha service to the British Crown The Queen and other members of the Royal Family … Continue reading

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The First Predator

The First Predator Open Distributed by Contify.com 13 March 2015 It was not the British government that seized India, but a dangerously unregulated private company headquartered in one small office in London It was not the British government that seized … Continue reading

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G4S could lose contract for child prison where guards used drugs and dished out racist abuse

G4S could lose contract for child prison where guards used drugs and dished out racist abuse The Government says Rainsbrook will be subject to a unannounced inspection Jon Stone  Monday 15 June 2015 Private company G4S could lose the contract … Continue reading

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Release ‘critical’ reports into privately run immigration centres, ICO orders

Release ‘critical’ reports into privately run immigration centres, ICO orders Exclusive: Information commissioner tells Home Office to release potentially damaging reports within weeks after 10-month battle Harmondsworth immigration removal centre near Heathrow, west London. Photograph: Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images Kevin Rawlinson … Continue reading

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G4S Announcement About OECD UK NCP Final Statement on G4S ‘s Business Activities in Israel

Press Release: G4S Announcement About OECD UK NCP Final Statement on G4S ‘s Business Activities in Israel Dow Jones Institutional News 9 June 2015 09:05 Final Statement by the UK National Contact Point for the OECD on G4S’s business activities … Continue reading

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G4S could lose contract for child prison where guards used drugs and dished out racist abuse

Frontpage G4S could lose contract for child prison where guards used drugs and dished out racist abuse Independent Online By Jon Stone 15 June 2015 13:07 The Government says Rainsbrook will be subject to a unannounced inspection Private company G4S … Continue reading

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Scandal: G4S staff shortages putting female guards at serious risk from rapists and violent offenders, ex-worker claims

Scandal: G4S staff shortages putting female guards at serious risk from rapists and violent offenders, ex-worker claims dailyrecord.co.uk By Jennifer Hyland 15 June 2015 19:19 THE former employee’s claims come after the Daily Record revealed how overworked and inexperienced workers … Continue reading

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